Dr. Robert Hardi, MD

Dr. Robert Hardi, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Robert Hardi, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University of Medicine of Budapest in 1972 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

5530 Wisconsin Ave Ste 645

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(301) 656-4545

Insurance Accepted

  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hardi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hardi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Hardi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hardi "Dr. Robert Hardi, M.D. has been a practicing Gastroenterologist for more than 30 years. Since 1996, he has been the Medical Director and Principal Investigator of his practice's dedicated research arm, which has successfully conducted more than 300 studies. His principal professional interests are inflammatory bowel diseases (he has served on the National Board of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America), clinical research, procedural sedation, colon cancer surveillance, and pancreatic and biliary disorders. He is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and is a certified Physician Investigator (CPI). Dr. Hardi served as a past Board Member and President Elect of the Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research (APCR)."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hardi "Dr. Robert Hardi offers the greatest collective experience in the area and the most accessible care. Dr. Hardi can also offer access to the latest treatments for a variety of inflammatory bowel diseases, reflux, etc. through research studies."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

77  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Apaczai Gymnasium
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1966
  • University of Medicine of Budapest
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Semmelweis University Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Med University Hanover
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • St Bonifatius Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Nm Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • New York Hospital Cornell Med C
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hardi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Hungarian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hardi's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hardi to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Hardi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Poor bedside manner. After endoscopy, made no attempt to explain results or findings. Spends the majority of office visit taking notes in silence before offering a prescription for slightly stronger versions of drugs I can get over the counter. Brushes off questions and offers no explanation for...more
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My experience with Dr. Hardi from our first encounter has been a positive one and I have never had any doubt in his competence. He listens well and he is caring. He is very respectful of his patient.
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I find Dr. Hardi's manner gentle and reassuring. In my case he ordered a test at the end of my first visit after having taken the time to get a detailed medical history from me in person. When it comes to discussing gross symptoms I'd otherwise hate to discuss with anyone, he's easy to talk to. I...more
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Poor bedside manner, almost condescending. When a scope turned up no obvious causes for my condition, he just shrugged and told me to take heartburn meds as needed . . . a pharmacist would have been as useful and proactive. He didn't recommend even a course of treatment.
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